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Linda Huff

Friday, August 3rd, 2012

Aquarena Springs overpass to pay tribute to university, river

A long-awaited railroad overpass on Aquarena Springs Drive is being designed as a maroon-accented complement to Bobcat Stadium, which has just undergone its own striking transformation.

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

City, UP prepare to silence train horns in town

San Marcos residents can look forward to the sounds of silence — at least from the sound of train whistles — later this year as the city prepares to create “Railroad Quiet Zones” at 26 crossings in...

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Hays County gets $1 million for Aquarena overpass

Hays County has committed $1 million from federal transportation funds to help pay for a railroad overpass on Aquarena Springs Drive if the money is used within three years.